Film Discussing the Problem of Pornography and Prostitution Canceled in Tours

Country: France

Date of incident: March 29, 2014

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Morals

Area of case: Arts / Media / Workplace

The Cinéma National Populaire (CNP) canceled a showing and debate with the Swiss producer Philippe Decourroux on his DVD "Prostitution et pornographie, enjeu de société?" Which translated means, “Prostitution and Pornography, Concern of Society?” The producer denounced this move as anti-Christian. According to Decourroux, the CNP thought the film to be an attempt of Christian “proselytism”.